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Elivita May Graves Knutz
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1890
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 2, 1972
Huron
Beadle County
South Dakota, USA

RITE SATURDAY FOR MRS. KNUTZ

(Huron Daily Plainsman - d. May 2, 1972)

Mrs. William Knutz, 818 Iowa Ave. S. E., Huron, died Tuesday night in St. John Regional Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Welter Funeral Home with the Rev. John Oliver officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday and Friday afternoon and evening.

Elvirta May Graves was born Sept. 20, 1890, the daughter of Thomas and Nettie Graves at Peoria, Ill. She moved to the Esmond community with her family. She married William F. Knutz March 30, 1910.

Survivors include five children, William F., Jr., Huron; Howard V., Dayton, Ore.; Richard, McMinnville, Ore.; Mrs. Ray (Mabel) Seigenthaler, Huron; Mrs. Duane (Dorothy) Schlomer, Phoenix, Ariz. 20 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Maude Hittle, Oakland, Calif.; Lulu Graves, Huron.

She was preceded in death by her husband, two children who died in infancy, one brother, Delbert in World War II, parents and one great-grandchild.

She was a member of Church of Christ.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Lafayette Graves (1862 - 1933)
  Nettie Bell Lair Graves (1861 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  William Frederick Knutz (1886 - 1966)
 
 Siblings:
  Leo Elbert Graves (1885 - 1885)*
  Elivita May Graves Knutz (1890 - 1972)
  Delbert Dee Graves (1891 - 1918)*
  Maude June Graves Hittle (1893 - 1976)*
  Ora Everett Graves (1894 - 1895)*
  Lulu Daisy Graves (1898 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Huron
Beadle County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: One Foot In The Grave
Record added: Oct 05, 2013
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Elivita May <i>Graves</i> Knutz
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